Appointment of Genevieve Ding as Compliance Manager

September 21, 2017

Wood International Agency Ltd are delighted to announce that Genevieve Ding has joined the company in the newly created role of Compliance Manager. Established in 1977, Wood International Agency Ltd holds a prominent position within the global panel products industry. The company specialises in the procurement, sales, distribution, logistics and marketing of plywood and wood based panel products to the UK, Europe and International markets.

Genevieve joins Wood International from a leading UK based panel and DIY timber agency, where she has gained extensive experience with responsible sourcing and EUTR compliance, working closely with the Timber Trade Federation, having been a member of their Forests Forever committee.

Genevieve Ding Compliance Manager

Building on her existing experience Genevieve’s remit is to further develop the compliance procedures at Wood International. The company prides itself on being market leaders in terms of supply chain scrutiny and due diligence. The creation of this role is an exciting expansion to Wood International’s existing business. The thorough knowledge Genevieve has of the industry along, with her enthusiasm and drive to succeed, will enhance the level of service Wood International provides its customers.

“I’m very excited to be joining Wood International and being part of such a close knit and dedicated team. I look forward to the contributing to the company and furthering its continued success.” commented Genevieve.

As Wood International celebrates its 40th anniversary, this appointment signifies that the company is constantly evolving to meet the needs of customers and maintain its position at the forefront of the industry.

Managing Director Alan Lamont commented “The appointment of Genevieve signifies another exciting development for Wood International. We pride ourselves on offering reassuring stability and reliability, whilst also being progressive. More and more customers are demanding high levels of detail on legality of supply chain and we are determined to set a benchmark within the industry for others to follow.”

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“What you can expect when dealing with it them is, respect, value, support, encouragement and enthusiasm.I must make it absolutely clear thatfor me WIA is considered “elite” of timber agents Worldwide.”




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